How to install latest version of Skype 4.1 in Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal)
Install latest version of Skype 4.1 in Ubuntu 12.10
Preparing your system
First you need to enable canonical partners repositories to do this open software sources application once it opens go to edit click on Software Sources...
Now software sources windows opens here you need to click on Other Software tab
You need to put check next to canonical partners box
Now you need to update the software sources list using the following command from your terminal
sudo apt-get update
Install Skype using the folloiwng command
sudo apt-get install skype
Once installation completed you can search skpe from your dashboard and double click to open skype application
Hey, I have noticed some unwanted heat that is occuring when I have skype launched, mostly in video chat, but also during only chat. The reason might be high CPU ussage. Any solution for this ? thanks !
thanks alot ..it’s working now
After spending hours trying to get skype to work on ubuntu 12.10, this is the only website i found which actually made akype work. Thank you so much.
Doesn’t work. This is what I get:
The following packages have unmet dependencies:
skype : Depends: skype-bin but it is not installable
E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.